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IT Resources for Working Remotely

EKU Information Technology has created a guide for working and teaching remotely, available on their website at https://it.eku.edu/insidelook/work-and-teach-remotely.

Need help? Call the IT Service Desk at 622-3000 or Submit an IT Service Request.

Resources

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    - EKU ERP system accessed by EKU employees.
     
  • EKU Direct
    - Secure, easy access for faculty, staff, and students to view and maintain their EKU data in the ERP database
     
  • Degree Works
    - Comprehensive academic advising, transfer articulation, and degree audit solution for students and advisors
     
  • Microsoft Office Cloud
    - Login with EKU email and password
    - Cloud-based document collaboration and storage: word processing, spreadsheets, presentations, etc.
     
  • Microsoft Sharepoint
    - Access to Sharepoint in the cloud
    - Word processing, spreadsheets, presentations, etc.
     
  • Blackboard
    - University LMS, access to courses and a way to collaborate
     
  • Skype for Business
    - Conference calls and online meetings. Users can receive calls off campus if they have a laptop with the Skype for Business client or they can download the Skype for Business app on their cell phone.
     
  • VPN
    - Secure connection to campus resources, including the N drive
    - When connected, users can use “Remote Desktop” to connect to their computers on campus.
     
  • Outlook Web Access
    - Email, calendar, contacts
     
  • Zoom
    - Provides ability to create online meetings and conference calls; used in EKU Distance learning situations
     
  • Google Drive​
    - Cloud-based document collaboration and storage
    - Word processing, spreadsheets, presentations, etc.
     
  • Google Chat
    - Individual or group chat and video calls
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